Baroness Hayman

Crossbench Peer

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A selection of Baroness Hayman's votes

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  • Has never voted on an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency
  • Has never voted on more EU integration
  • Has never voted on fewer MPs in the House of Commons
  • Has never voted on raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year
  • Has never voted on university tuition fees

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Recent appearances

  • Trade and Agriculture Commission and Trade Remedies Authority - Question 15 Oct 2020

    My Lords, during our debates in Committee on the Trade Bill, Ministers have resisted making amendments to align trade policy and agreements with our environmental and climate obligations in the Bill. They have, however, assured us of “the Government’s commitment to addressing the global environmental challenges that we face.”—[ Official Report, 13/10/20; col. 1068] What mechanisms...
  • Trade Bill - Committee (5th Day): Amendment 77 13 Oct 2020

    My Lords, I am grateful to everyone who contributed to this short debate. Of course, I am disappointed by the Minister’s response. Ministers at the Dispatch Box—and I do not doubt their sincerity—talk about the Government’s commitments in this area, but we hear more talk about general commitment and less talk about specific actions. Time is running out; we are behind in our own...
  • Trade Bill - Committee (5th Day): Amendment 77 13 Oct 2020

    My Lords, I am grateful to the noble Baronesses, Lady Jones, and Lady Kramer, who have added their names to my Amendment 77. I also welcome and support Amendment 83A in the name of the noble Baroness, Lady Kramer, which is in this group. In these amendments, we return to the discussions on how we align the UK’s future trade policy with our climate and environmental obligations. When we...

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1996

Previously MP for Welwyn and Hatfield until 7 April 1979 — General election

Entered the House of Commons on 10 October 1974 — General election

Party was Labour until 3 Jul 2006; Non-affiliated until 31 Aug 2011

Also represented Welwyn and Hatfield

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Procedure and Privileges Committee (27 Nov 2006 to 5 Sep 2011)
  • Member, House Committee (Lords) (23 Nov 2006 to 5 Sep 2011)
  • Lord Speaker (4 Jul 2006 to 9 May 2011)
  • Member, Constitution Committee (1 Dec 2004 to 8 Nov 2006)
  • Member, Committee on the Assisted Dying for the terminally ill Bill (30 Nov 2004 to 7 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Lords) (3 Dec 2003 to 8 Nov 2006)
  • Minister of State (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food) (29 Jul 1999 to 9 Jun 2001)
  • Minister of State, Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (28 Jul 1999 to 8 Jun 2001)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department of Health (28 Jul 1998 to 28 Jul 1999)
  • Minister (Department of Health) (28 Jul 1998 to 29 Jul 1999)
  • Minister of State (Department for Environment, Transport and the Regions) (6 May 1997 to 28 Jul 1998)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Roads), Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions (5 May 1997 to 28 Jul 1998)

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